Forum discussion tagged with custom.
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    Question Front Panel Lights fixing/replacing in Gigbayte Sumo Alpha Mid-Tower Casing?

    Hello guys! I have two custom gaming PCs which I had built in Gigabyte Sumo Alpha Casings few years ago and both of their front panel lights were working fine when I bought but after 1 or 2 years these are not working anymore until now so is there any solution that if I could replace their LEDs...
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    Question 2080 ti custom AIO cooling project

    Hi everyone I'm a owner of a 2080 ti FE. It's a good card but I want improuve : Noise Temps Performances So I was thinking about a project and I was wondering if is too mad (or stupid) or if is moreless sensed and safe I'm planning to buy a kraken g12 (should be compatible with a 2080 ti) and...
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    Question Un-usual Power Cycling After Motherboard Swap

    Hello all! Thank you for viewing in advance, as the title states I'm having an un-usual series of events after a motherboard swap and can't seem to find a thread similar enough to fix my problem as well. I will start with the problem I ran into and the troubleshooting that led me to a new...
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    Question Ryzen 7 2700X Build Advice?

    So, I'm thinking about building another gaming computer, and this time I was thinking about using a Ryzen 7 2700X with a budget of about $1,000. But please feel free to post any build and/or parts you wish if you think it would be more bang for the buck. I'm currently looking at about these...
  5. HydroDynamixx

    Build Advice First Custom Loop, High GPU temps, Stumped.

    Hello Everyone, As the title suggests, this is my first custom loop, and I am having temperature issues. To begin, the hardware is as follows: Case: Fractal Define R6 USB-C CPU: Intel i7-9700k GPU: MSI RTX 2080 Ventus 8G Motherboard: Asus Prime Z390-A RAM: 16GB Corsair Vengence RGB @...
  6. lordvanko

    [SOLVED] Custom switches on a not cherry keyboard

    Does anyone know if im gonna be able to put custom keycaps on a GENESIS THOR 300 TKL? They look like cherry switches but they arent for sure
  7. bpennock

    Question Old switch repair

    Hello all, the company i work for has just gotten some new security devices and they have let me have some of the old ones. such as a poe switch, it is a rather nice switch and i would like to get it going if possible...
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    Question Is building a completely custom mouse possible?

    Hey guys, I've recently become interested in a "pen mouse" which looked interesting to try out. But that's far from a "gaming" mouse so I was looking into building custom mice (not a pen mouse right from the start). I found a good Pixart sensor for 13$ on Aliexpress but I have no idea if all...
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    Question Is this a good combination ?

    Hello guys I am planning to build a budget gaming PC. I am thinking of getting a gtx 960 4 gb with core i5 3470. Also I am planning to get a 1 TB HDD with 8 gb ram. Are these specs good for running modern games at 60 fps on mid low settings either on 720 p or 1080p. Also are the specs compatible...
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    Question ~$800 Custom Build Help

    I'm currently looking to build a gaming computer in the $800 price range. So far, I'm looking at using a Ryzen 5 2600X with the stock cooler (seems like the best choice in the $200 price range, and I don't plan on overclocking, just getting the X version for more performance), and the following...
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    Question Where to buy sleeved PSU cables?

    I've been looking around and I really want to get custom cables for my rig. My case is an NZXT S340 Elite purple edition and my PSU is an EVGA G2. I want to get custom black and purple sleeved cables to go with the interior of the case. I've been looking at Mod One but they right now can only...
  12. stundrah

    Question 120mm fans with 100mm propellers

    I know this is a weird question, but I am looking for PWM fans with a propeller size of exactly 100mm (10cm). The reason: I want to replace the propeller and motor of my Enermax T.B. RGB fans for PWM fans (some sort of DIY / Makeshift project) The original fans I am modifying are 120mm but...
  13. rocknsou1

    Question $1000 Build Suggestions

    Hi guys -- could use some recommendations on a build for my boyfriend. Some notes below on the goals of the build and things I don't think he should compromise on. Goal PC that can run BF4, Apex, Anthem, etc. at a decent enough graphics level (he's not expecting/desiring ultra settings) Build...
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    Question Intel vs. AMD cpu?

    Hello, I'm looking to upgrade my current build. I have a GTX 1080 right now and an i want to upgrade my CPU. The CPU and motherboard I have now is pretty old, so I will have to upgrade both. I'm thinking of getting the AMD 7 2700x but I am also looking at some intel CPUs. I play alot...
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    Question Do all parts fit? What do you say to my configuration?

    Hi guys, i´m new to Custom PC-Building and i got now a configuration but i´m not really sure if all parts fit together. I want to build my pc by my own, because i want to learn very much about IT. I hope you can read my englisch sooo... Have a look at this please :) Can you please look over...